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2021 Volkswagen GTI

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2021 Volkswagen GTI

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RepairPal reliability rating**

3.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

24 city, 32 highway, 27 combined

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RepairPal reliability rating**

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RepairPal gave the Volkswagen GTI an overall reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Volkswagen GTI 43rd out of 45 among Compact Cars.
  • Cost RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Volkswagen GTI is $606, compared to an average of $437 for Compact Cars and $556 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.
  • Frequency According to RepairPal, Volkswagen GTI owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 1.9 times per year, compared to an average of 0.9 times for Compact Cars and 1.4 times for all the vehicle models RepairPal considered in its dataset.
  • Severity RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 11% for the Volkswagen GTI, compared to an average of 10% for Compact Cars and 12% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

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S 2WD 4D Hatchback

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